pointer_default

Specifies the default pointer attribute for all pointers, except top-level pointers that appear in parameter lists.

Syntax

[ pointer_default(value) ]

Parameters

value
A value that describes the pointer type: ptr, ref, or unique.

Remarks

The pointer_default C++ attribute has the same functionality as the pointer_default MIDL attribute.

Example

See the example for defaultvalue for a sample use of pointer_default.

Requirements

Attribute Context

Applies to interface
Repeatable No
Required attributes None
Invalid attributes None

For more information about the attribute contexts, see Attribute Contexts.

See also

IDL Attributes
Interface Attributes